Algimants Kontauts for Latvia

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Algimants Kontauts graduated from University of Latvia, International Economic Relations Professional Bachelor Program with qualification of Head of External Relations Unit, following which he went to explore the world and sharpen his skills in multicultural business environment.

After living, studying, working and doing business in more than 30 countries, he found an opportunity to return home and successfully enrolled in the European Studies Master Program at his beloved University of Latvia.

Algimants is passionate about International Relations, Diplomacy, Foreign and Security Policy, Human Rights, Justice and Home affairs, Single Market, International Trade, Regional Policy, Environment and Climate action.

As part of his Master Program, he visited all major European Union institutions in Brussels and Luxembourg and is encouraged even more to contribute to deepening European Union integration, spreading and protecting EU common values, raising EU’s role as a global actor higher, and tightening relationships with EU’s strategic partners around the world.

Algimants is an ever-learning person who is constantly learning new languages and obtaining new skills. Passionate about Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Judo and Wrestling.

At the moment, he is very fortunate to work in the assurance department in one of the Big Four companies.  After obtaining his Master degree he is planning to pursue a PhD degree and join the family of European Union institutions.

Feel free to contact him at latvia.ambassador.est@gmail.com


Articles published by Algimants: 
EVENT REPORT: THE NEED FOR YOUTH POLITICAL INVOLVEMENT IN THE BALTIC STATES

DEMOCRACY IN THE BALTIC STATES: ACHIEVEMENTS AND UNUSED OPPORTUNITIES